Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in November, 2006

From November of this year, the Japan Foundation is pleased to present and co-sponsor ongoing screenings of Japanese films at the following exhibitions and international film festivals around the world.


Regularly-presented Japanese film shows


Shimizu Hiroshi / Yamanaka Sadao Selection
Date: Nov. 1 to Nov. 30, 2006
Venue: Uruguay
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Uruguay
Films Screened: approx. 10 films including Young Man At College

Japanese Film Festival
Date: Nov. 23 to Nov. 24, 2006
Venue: Star Kineco in Lusaka, Zambia
Presented by:

The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Zambia

Films Screened:

Featured Screening of Waterboys, Doraheita, Early Spring


Featured Screening of Mikio Naruse Special
Date: Nov. 1 to Feb. 26, 2006
Venue: The Japan Cultural Institute in Cologne
Presented by: The Japan Cultural Institute in Cologne
Films Screened:

Thirty-two films including Apart from You, Wife! Be Like a Rose!, Lightning , When a Woman Ascends the Stairs


Featured Screening of Mikio Naruse Special
Date: Nov. 2 to Dec. 2, 2006
Venue: The Japan Cultural Institute in Paris
Presented by: The Japan Cultural Institute in Paris
Films Screened:

Apart from You, Wife! Be Like a Rose!, Lightning , When a Woman Ascends the Stairs and others.


Japanese Film Festival 2006 Touring India
Date & Venue: Nov. 13 to Nov. 17 (Chennai), Nov. 28 to Dec. 1 (New Delhi), Dec. 15 to Dec.18 (Kolkata), Jan. 11, 2007 to Jan. 28, 2007 (Mumbai)
Presented by: The Japan Foundation in New Delhi, Kolkata Consulate-General of Japan, Mumbai Consulate-General of Japan
Films Screened:

Five films including Gate of Hell, Benten Boy, The Twilight Samurai, Dixieland Daimyo, The Wife of Seishu Hanaoka.


40th Japanese Film Festival
Date: Nov. 6 to Nov. 30, 2006
Venue: 5 Cities in Russia
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Russia
Films Screened:

Eight films including, Quill, THE Laughing Frog


Japanese Film Festival Touring Bulgaria
Date: Nov. 3 to Nov. 20, 2006
Venue: Bulgaria
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Bulgaria
Films Screened:

Seven films


Japanese Film Festival Touring New Zealand and Samoa)
Date: Nov. 20 to Nov. 22, 2006
Venue: Auditorium of the University of Auckland
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Consulate-General of Japan in Auckland
Films Screened:

When You Shine, Waterboys


10th Japanese Film Festival
Date & Venue: Oct. 23 to Oct. 25 in Melbourne
Oct. 31 to Nov. 2 in Canberra
Nov. 20 to Nov. 22 in Brisbane
Nov. 29 to Dec. 8 in Sydney
Mid-Dec in Perth
Presented by: The Japan Foundation Sydney, Embassy of Japan in Australia, Consulate-General of Japan in Brisbane
Films Screened:

The Stars Converge, Kamikaze Girls, The Glass Rabbit

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